Senegal

Characteristics

  • Capital : Dakar
  • Population : 12,400,000
  • Official Language(s) : French
  • GDP : $11,200,000,000
  • Area : 196,720 sq.km
  • Main resources : Maize, peanut, millet, sorghum, rice, fruits and vegetable, sugar cane, cotton, ovine, bovine, fishing. Senegal posseses significant mineral resources as gold, marble, iron, rock crystal, zircon and phosphate.
Data source : The World Bank data

Senegal, is a country in western Africa. Senegal is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania to the north, Mali to the east, and Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to the south.

Senegal possesses the third economy of the sub-region West - African after Nigeria and Cote d'Ivoire. Senegal is a part of African countries most industrialised with the presence of multinationals.

The main industries include food processing, mining, cement, artificial fertilizer, chemicals, textiles, refining imported petroleum, and tourism. Exports include fish, chemicals, cotton, fabrics, groundnuts, and calcium phosphate, and the principal foreign market is India at 26.7 percent of exports. Other foreign markets include the US, Italy, and the UK.

Sales contacts

If you need further information, please contact us:
  • Martine Boissy
    Déléguée commerciale maritime
    Boulevard du centenaire de la commune de DAKAR - BP 835 DAKAR SENEGAL
    Phone: +221 33 859 33 93
  • Françoise Pierrat
    Responsable commerciale
    Boulevard du centenaire de la commune de DAKAR - BP 835 DAKAR
    Phone: +221 33 832 25 12
  • Dior Seye
    Déléguée commerciale aérien
    Boulevard du centenaire de la commune de DAKAR - BP 835 DAKAR
    Phone: +221 33 832 11 84

Agencies

  • Dakar
    • Bolloré Africa Logistics Sénégal
      47, Avenue Hassan II
      BP 233
      Phone: 221 33 839 00 00
    • SAGA EXPRESS
      Zone Industrielle, Km 4,5
      Boulevard du centenaire de la commune de Dakar
      Phone: (221) 33 832 11 84
      Fax: (221) 33 832 11 80
    • SAGA SÉNÉGAL
      Km 4,5 Boulevard du Centenaire de la Commune de Dakar
      B.P. 835
      Phone: (221) 33 859 33 99
      Fax: (221) 33 859 33 49
    • SOCOFROID DAKAR
      Port de Pêche - Môle 10
      BP 233
      Phone: +221 33 823 85 56
    • SOCOPAO DAKAR
      47, Avenue Hassan II
      BP 233
      Phone: 221 33 859 33 00